About This Artwork

Italy

Fragment, 1550/1650

Silk, 4:1 satin damask weave
34.1 x 53.9 cm (13 3/8 x 21 1/4 in.)
Repeat: 21.7 x 18.2 cm (8 1/2 x 7 1/8 in.)

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson through the Antiquarian Society, 1895.653

Exhibition, Publication and Ownership Histories

Exhibition History

The Art Institute of Chicago, "Fragments from the Past," October 14, 1970–April 15, 1971

The Art Institute of Chicago, "Seventeenth Century Textile Treasures from the Permanent Collection,"
March 11–June 15, 1983

The Art Institute of Chicago, Elizabeth F. Cheney and Agnes Allerton Textile Galleries, "Renaissance Velvets and Silks," December 18, 2002–April 13, 2003




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